OzTREKK Sydney Dental School students win scholarships!
We have great news to share, OzTREKKers!
We are proud to announce that two OzTREKK Sydney Dental School students have received Sydney Achievers International Scholarships, which entitle them to receive $10,000 per year over the course of their degrees! And the best news? This isn’t the first time an OzTREKK student has received this scholarship. Last year, OzTREKK student David Tran Nguyen won a Sydney Achievers International Scholarship for the University of Sydney Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) program as well!
All of us at OzTREKK offer Leuis Choi, Kia Jafarpour, and David Tran Nguyen our heartiest congratulations. Way to go, guys!
About the 2014 Sydney Achievers International Scholarships
Up to 100 of these prestigious scholarships were offered in 2014 to high-achieving, academically meritorious, international students, inviting them to enjoy the University of Sydney experience at one of the finest institutions of higher education in the world.
- AUD$10,000 each per annum (i.e., $15,000 in total for a 1.5 year program, $20,000 in total for a 2-year program), available for the CRICOS registered duration of a recipient’s program of study, for any postgraduate coursework program offered at the University of Sydney (subject to the recipient maintaining satisfactory academic progress each year).
- No living allowance is payable.
Criteria for Eligibility
- Applicants must have completed the equivalent of an Australian bachelor degree qualification with outstanding results based on the Australian grading system, as deemed by the University of Sydney.
- Students who have already commenced/completed postgraduate studies, or students transferring with credit exemptions and/or advanced standing, are not eligible.
About the Sydney Dental School
The Sydney Dental School’s Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) is a graduate-entry program that has been purposefully designed to adhere to the well-rounded course structure of the North American postgraduate model, but has also maintained the sophisticated clinical training for which the University of Sydney has come to be renowned, giving students an applicable knowledge of dental health from the community to the laboratory.
Program: Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Semester intake: February 2015
Duration: 4 years
Application deadline: TBC by the faculty. Last year, the application deadline for this dentistry program was July 7.